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DEC
7

Resume Help: By Appointment

Wed, Dec 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults career resume

Are you looking for help with your resume? Have questions about a cover letter, interviewing techniques, or your job search? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

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Resume Help: By Appointment

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Dec 7   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

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Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

DEC
8

Toddler Time (10:30 session)

Thu, Dec 8   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is limited and registration is strongly recommended. Registration opens up 1 week before...
Toddler Time (10:30 session)

Toddler Time (11:30 session)

Thu, Dec 8   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is limited and registration is strongly recommended. Registration opens up 1 week before...
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Toddler Time (11:30 session)

Brooklyn Robotics League - Lego Robotics

Thu, Dec 8   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Kids Bklyn Robotics League Build with Lego lego robotics

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and making a difference? Then head to a participating Brooklyn Public Library branch for our new Brooklyn Robotics League. The theme for this year is Super Powered, and kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn...

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Brooklyn Robotics League - Lego Robotics

When Brooklyn Was Queer: Illustrated Local History with Hugh Ryan

Thu, Dec 8   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults author talks brooklyn history

Join us for an evening with writer, historian, and curator Hugh Ryan, author of When Brooklyn Was Queer and The Women’s House of Detention: A Queer History of a Forgotten Prison.

The LGBTQ history of Brooklyn, including Dumbo, Brooklyn...

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When Brooklyn Was Queer: Illustrated Local History with Hugh Ryan

Friends of Adams Street Library Meeting

Thu, Dec 8   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street, Small Meeting Room

Adults Civic Engagement Friends of the Library

The Friends of Adams Street Library will have a hybrid in-person/Zoom meeting. In-person attendees will meet at the Adams Street Library in the small meeting room.

This group meets to support the Adams Street Library's...

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Friends of Adams Street Library Meeting

DEC
9

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Fri, Dec 9   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Fri, Dec 9   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

DEC
10

Toddler Art Studio

Sat, Dec 10   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts toddler time

Toddlers will have the opportunity to have open exploration and discovery with a variety of arts & crafts materials! 

Toddler Art Studio

DEC
12

Expectant and New Parent Sharing Circle

Mon, Dec 12   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Adams Street, Small Meeting Room

Adults parents and caregivers support groups

They say it takes a village to raise a child. Connect with other expectant and new local parents at our brand new sharing circle. We'll meet to discuss and share our experiences of parents to be or new parents.

Registration recommended,...

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Expectant and New Parent Sharing Circle

Open Play for Pre-K and Kindergarteners

Mon, Dec 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years after school early literacy table-top & board games

Open play games and materials are designed for pre-k and kindergarteners to help reinforce their early literacy and math skills. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to play along side them to enhance their learning.

Please note: This...

Open Play for Pre-K and Kindergarteners

DEC
13

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Dec 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning computer programming Microsoft Office

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

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Tech Help: By Appointment

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 13   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th...

Homework Help

DEC
14

Resume Help: By Appointment

Wed, Dec 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults career resume

Are you looking for help with your resume? Have questions about a cover letter, interviewing techniques, or your job search? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

...
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Resume Help: By Appointment

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Dec 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

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Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us in a teen friendly environment where you can meet new friends and old, while playing an assortment of video games, board games and computer games. Use our PS4, Xbox One, , etc to challenge each other in friendly battles.

All...

Teen Tech Time

DEC
15

Toddler Time (10:30 session)

Thu, Dec 15   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is limited and registration is strongly recommended. Registration opens up 1 week before...
Toddler Time (10:30 session)

Toddler Time (11:30 session)

Thu, Dec 15   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is limited and registration is strongly recommended. Registration opens up 1 week before...
Toddler Time (11:30 session)

Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park Environmental Education Center

Thu, Dec 15   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Bridge Park Environmental Education Center

Kids environment storytime

Join us at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Environmental Education Center for an environmentally-themed story time!

Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park Environmental Education Center

Adams Street Record Club: Paul's Boutique

Thu, Dec 15   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults conversations lectures and discussions music

Like a book club, but for records! Join your peers to discuss albums from the Brooklyn Public Library's Vinyl Collection. This month, we'll discuss Paul's Boutique by the Beastie Boys. 

Of the album, music critic Stephen Thomas...

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Adams Street Record Club: Paul's Boutique

DEC
16

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Fri, Dec 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Fri, Dec 16   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

DEC
17

Open Play for Pre-K and Kindergarteners

Sat, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years after school early literacy table-top & board games

Open play games and materials are designed for pre-k and kindergarteners to help reinforce their early literacy and math skills. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to play along side them to enhance their learning.

Please note: This...

Open Play for Pre-K and Kindergarteners

DEC
20

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning computer programming Microsoft Office

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

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Tech Help: By Appointment

Kids Create: Holiday Craft!

Tue, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Kids holiday kids create

School aged kids are invited to make a holiday winter craft.

Kids Create: Holiday Craft!

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th...

Homework Help

DEC
21

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

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Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us in a teen friendly environment where you can meet new friends and old, while playing an assortment of video games, board games and computer games. Use our PS4, Xbox One, , etc to challenge each other in friendly battles.

All...

Teen Tech Time

DEC
27

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Dec 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning computer programming Microsoft Office

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

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Tech Help: By Appointment

DEC
28

Resume Help: By Appointment

Wed, Dec 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults career resume

Are you looking for help with your resume? Have questions about a cover letter, interviewing techniques, or your job search? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

...
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Resume Help: By Appointment

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us in a teen friendly environment where you can meet new friends and old, while playing an assortment of video games, board games and computer games. Use our PS4, Xbox One, , etc to challenge each other in friendly battles.

All...

Teen Tech Time

JAN
4

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Jan 4   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

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Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

JAN
5

Adams Street Book Club: The Lincoln Highway

Thu, Jan 5   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults book club book discussion

Meet with others to discuss Amor Towles' The Lincoln Highway. 

In June, 1954, eighteen-year-old Emmett Watson is driven home to Nebraska by the warden of the juvenile work farm where he has just served fifteen months for involuntary...

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Adams Street Book Club: The Lincoln Highway

JAN
6

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Fri, Jan 6   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Fri, Jan 6   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Babies and Books and Toddler Time will have a brief end of year break and will not meet Dec 22-30. We'll resume in January!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months....

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

JAN
11

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Jan 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

Register
Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

JAN
18

Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

Wed, Jan 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts DIY

Join us for six sessions of origami lessons and mindful folding for adults with practitioner Lazarine Philbert.

Take some time away from screens and learn the practice, history, and technique of origami. Lessons will be progressive and...

Register
Mindful Origami with Lazarine Philbert

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